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  • Micron after Elpida purchase

    Micron Technology, which completed its acquisition of Elpida on July 31, said the company will put profits first instead of fighting for market share.

    Last update: Thursday 15 August 2013

  • Rise of the Chromebooks

    In addition to Acer, Asustek Computer has also recently decided to enter the Chromebook market, hoping to find new business opportunity from the IT market.

    Last update: Wednesday 14 August 2013

  • China suppliers, new enemies of the Taiwan IT industry?

    As China-based OEMs/ODMs and component suppliers are gradually achieving improvements in their technologies and are outmatching Taiwan players in terms of costs and flexibility, Taiwan's IT industry is now facing a serious...

    Last update: Wednesday 14 August 2013

  • Intel going all out for 2-in-1 business opportunities

    Intel has been aggressively promoting its 2-in-1 product plan and has hosted several conferences in hoping to push vendors to release related products.

    Last update: Tuesday 6 August 2013

  • Taipei Computer Application Show 2013

    Taipei Computer Application Show 2013 is hosting from August 1-5 in Taipei, Taiwan and is the largest PC promotion activity of Taiwan in the summer.

    Last update: Monday 5 August 2013

  • Touchscreen notebooks seeing weak demand

    As channel retailers have turned to place their focuses on clearing up their Ivy Bridge-based notebooks, touchscreen notebooks seem to have lost their loves.

    Last update: Wednesday 31 July 2013

  • Xbox one, PS4 to take the center stage of the gaming market

    Microsoft and Sony are set to release their latest game consoles for the year-end holidays of 2013 and are seeing strong pre-orders currently.

    Last update: Tuesday 30 July 2013

  • Second-generation Nexus 7 made its arrival

    Google and Asustek Computer's co-branded Nexus 7 has made its debut on July 25.

    Last update: Thursday 25 July 2013

  • Samsung reportedly to outsource more chips

    Samsung Electronics reportedly is looking to expand the purchase of memory products, including mobile DRAM chips and eMMC NAND devices, from outside.

    Last update: Thursday 11 July 2013

  • DRAM market grows up

    The global DRAM market has entered a new phase in its evolution, as a fundamental shift from PCs to mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets is underway.

    Last update: Monday 1 July 2013

  • Solar wafer prices to rise in 2H13

    Solar wafer firms in Taiwan expects prices to increase due to the possible shortage in second-half 2013

    Last update: Wednesday 26 June 2013

  • 2013 LED Lighting Taiwan

    Taiwan-based firms participated in 2013 LED Lighting Taiwan

    Last update: Tuesday 25 June 2013

  • Computex Taipei 2013 heats up

    Over 1,700 exhibitors occupying 5,000 booths are showcasing their latest products at one of the world's leading ICT event.

    Last update: Monday 10 June 2013

  • What company executives say at Computex 2013

    Executives talk about their companies, products and the markets.

    Last update: Thursday 6 June 2013

  • 2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show

    The 2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show was held in Taipei, Taiwan, from March 26-29, 2013.

    Last update: Thursday 11 April 2013

  • Micron reaches deal to acquire Elpida

    Micron Technology and Elpida Memory's trustees have reached an agreement for Micron to acquire Elpida. Micron also announced a separate agreement with Powerchip Technology and certain of its affiliates to acquire the Powerchip...

    Last update: Monday 1 April 2013

  • Taiwan DRAM firms mull fab sales

    Taiwan-based DRAM chipmakers including Powerchip Technology and ProMOS Technologies are considering selling fabs in order to preserve cash and strengthen their financial structures.

    Last update: Thursday 28 March 2013

  • Samsung foundry biz expanding

    Specializing in the manufacture of memory chips and LCD panels, Samsung's component operations are undergoing a focus shift to advanced process design fabrication targeting mobile communications applications. The move will...

    Last update: Tuesday 26 March 2013

  • Sunset for Suntech?

    China-based large-size solar firm Suntech Power Holdings failed to pay back US$541 million in convertible notes on March 15 and announced the insolvency measure for its China subsidiary, Wuxi Suntech on March 20.

    Last update: Friday 22 March 2013

  • Full HD handset panel

    Panel makers are gearing up to produce Full HD applications for high-end smartphones.

    Last update: Tuesday 19 March 2013

  • Japan earthquake

    Japan is facing its worst crisis since the end of World War II. The devastating earthquake, tsunami and the threat of a meltdown at a nuclear power plant have not only caused heavy casualties and severe damage, but also...

    Last update: Wednesday 13 March 2013

  • Apple reportedly to shift processor orders away from Samsung

    Rumors have circulated for a while that Apple is looking to reduce its dependency on Samsung Electronics as a major chip supplier due to the two's direct competition in the smartphone and tablet PC markets.

    Last update: Wednesday 27 February 2013

  • Rumors from China solar industry

    China government reportedly planned to announce the preliminary result of the anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation on February 20, but now the announcement has been delayed, according to China-based reports.

    Last update: Wednesday 20 February 2013

  • The new HTC One

    HTC has launched its new flagship smartphone in hopes to regain market share

    Last update: Wednesday 20 February 2013

  • Optimism in LED industry

    Taiwan's LED industry is optimistc about 2013

    Last update: Friday 25 January 2013

  • The Huawei boom

    China-based Huawei Technologies has reported handsome profits for 2012.

    Last update: Tuesday 22 January 2013

  • Lighting Japan 2013

    Philips, Osram, Genesis Photonics, Opto Tech, Panasonic, Toshiba Lightech and Everlight participate in Lighting Japan 2013.

    Last update: Friday 18 January 2013

  • The rise of China smartphone brands

    China-based vendors have been aggressive in rolling out new smartphones.

    Last update: Friday 11 January 2013

  • Rescuing the DRAM industry

    The DRAM industry accounts for about 10% of global semiconductor revenues, and chronic oversupply and diminished demand has led to a near collapse in the industry, with related shock waves affecting growth in the semiconductor...

    Last update: Thursday 27 December 2012

  • Solar consolidation

    Neo Solar Power to merge with Delta's subsidiary, DelSolar

    Last update: Friday 14 December 2012

  • MediaTek, MStar to merge

    MediaTek has announced plans to merge with fellow IC design company MStar Semiconductor following the completion of its tender offer to buy a portion of MStar shares. MediaTek said it expects to complete the merger process...

    Last update: Thursday 6 December 2012

  • Smartphones, connected devices driving MEMS growth

    Mass-market products particularly smartphones have boosted demand for motion sensors such asMEMS accelerometers and gyroscopes

    Last update: Wednesday 21 November 2012

  • HTC, Apple shake hands

    HTC and Apple have reached a settlement that includes the dismissal of all current lawsuits and a 10-year license agreement. About two months ago, HTC chairperson Cher Wang said that the company had no intentions of settling...

    Last update: Wednesday 14 November 2012

  • DRAM market hurt by sluggish PC sales

    DRAM inventory levels have remained high, reflecting disappointing PC sales thus far in the second half of 2012 despite it being the traditional peak season.

    Last update: Tuesday 6 November 2012

  • EU vs. China Round 1

    The European Commission announced on September 6, 2012 the decision to start anti-dumping investigation against China-based solar firms

    Last update: Thursday 1 November 2012

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    This Special Report provides forecasts through 2015 for Greater China touch panel shipments with breakdowns based on technology (glass, film, resistive), application (smartphone, NB and tablet) and by firm.

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    This report analyzes the main players, their strategies and shipments forecasts for 2014, as well as other factors contributing to either growth or decline in various segments within the tablet market, with a particular focus on Apple, Google, Samsung, and Microsoft, along with whitebox vendors.